Leah Bird is now ranked second in the 200 butterfly and Anton Mckee is third in the 200 breaststroke all-time at Alabama
Alabama Highlights: 2013 - Junior: Scored off the 3-meter board and platform at the SEC Championships, taking 22nd and 15th respectively ... finished 13th off the platform and eighth off the 3-meter platform at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships
2012 - Sophomore: Scored off the platform at the SEC Championships, taking 16th place ... also competed off the 1-meter and 3-meter boards at the SEC Championships ... competed off the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform at the NCAA Zone B Championships ... named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.
2011 - Freshman: Competed off the 1-meter, 3-meter and platform at the NCAA Zone B Championships ... named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
Prep Highlights: Dove for Michelle Sirounis at Viera High School and Gregg Servaites at Treasure Coast Dive Team ... 2009 Florida 2A State Champion ... earned a silver medal off the 3-meter board at the 2009 AAU National Championships ... also competed on Viera's track and field team.
Personal Information: Full name: Luke Carl Zippi ... son of Mary and Carl Zippi ... brothers, Zack and Blake ... biology major ... born April 14, 1992.